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The Third Reich in Power by Richard J. Evans
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The Coming of the Third Reich by Richard J. Evans
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Haunting, in-depth portrayal of the forces that allowed the Nazis to seize power. Everything, from latent anti-semitism to specious ideas about how to treat the mentally and phsyically disabled, had been in place for decades; the Nazis were able to s...more
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Bloodlands by Timothy Snyder
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An important book that examines the intersection of two of the most notorious regimes in human history. The prose is easy to follow and filled with haunting vignettes, turning the faceless numbers into actual people.
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Bloodlands by Timothy Snyder
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Gulag by Anne Applebaum
Gulag
by Anne Applebaum
read in April, 2014
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An excellent overview of one of the most horrifying regimes of recent history.
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The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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I got up to "The Law Matures", and then realizing that I've been on the same book for a month, had to put it down. Solzhenitsyn is brilliant, but the lack of breaks makes it incredibly hard for me to concentrate. I still plan on giving Vol 2 a go bec...more
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Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan
Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
by Susannah Cahalan (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2014
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Incredibly interesting. The prose is occasionally cliched but given where the writer is coming from, it's excusable.
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Easy French Reader by R. de Roussy de Sales
Easy French Reader
by R. de Roussy de Sales
read in February, 2014
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Readings that steadily increase in difficulty, ended up surprising myself with how well I could follow the stories at the end, although I skipped the Guy de Maupassant one because I've read the English version and thus reading the French one would be...more
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